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post #1 of 10 Old 05-21-2008, 12:38 AM Thread Starter
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so id say 3 days ago my car was running funny like at idle the rmps dropped so low that it like fluttered and shot up, the car was wormed up ld say i drove it for bout 10 mins and now when i give it gas i feel like it has serious lagg on the turbo. like i would be driving then i go to punch it and i get like a dead spot then it goes. any ideas o i have a short ram air and a catback but they have been in for awhile now
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Has the car thrown any codes at all? What SRI do you have?

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probably need to clean the maf sensor
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yea it threw a code while ago and i disconected the battier to try to reset it
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i would find out what code its throwing reseting it isnt gonna fix the problem..
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Plus one to the above. Get it read and then you can see what the ECU said was wrong with the car. Might correspond with your problem.

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what year is the car and +1 to cleaning the MAF sensor and +2 to the taking it in and figuring out what code its throwing.
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thnks where should i take it? suby dealership
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+1 to Autozon, the dealership usually charges for that stuff.

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